How to Control Your Boss

How to Control Your Boss

(Next week, on February 28th I’ll be conducting my WE-Women Effect workshop in La Jolla.  I conduct these workshops as an intellectual smorgasbord of research and ideas to instill confidence and provoke new thinking.  But the main course that women really value is the...
Three Super Bowl Life Lessons for All of Us

Three Super Bowl Life Lessons for All of Us

The greatest Super Bowl ever–that’s what people are calling it. The most watched media spectacle in the world featured the dramatic come-from-behind victory from the NFL’s oldest quarterback and smartest coach. They were behind by 25 points with 24 minutes to play....
Why I March With Women

Why I March With Women

My message today is my opinion. It is based both on my direct experience, data and science. It’s a fact that implicit bias limits women’s opportunities and diminishes their positive impact. In spite of that, I find that when I talk about this needless loss of talent...
Why You’re Not Aware of How Your Bias Holds You Back

Why You’re Not Aware of How Your Bias Holds You Back

“How often have you had an exceptional leader over the course of your career?” The most common answer to that question is 10% of the time. Some people say 5%. No one has ever said over 20%. This means if you have had 10 bosses only one was exceptionally competent....